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germ

see definition of germ
  • nounmicroscopic organism, often causing illness
  • nounbeginning
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Synonyms for germ

noun microscopic organism, often causing illness
  • antibody
  • bacterium
  • bug
  • disease
  • microbe
  • microorganism
  • parasite
  • pathogen
  • plague
  • virus
  • what's going around

More words related to germ

beginning

noun. origin, cause
  • antecedent
  • birth
  • conception
  • egg
  • embryo
  • font
  • fount
  • fountain
  • fountainhead
  • generation
  • genesis
  • germ
  • heart
  • principle
  • resource
  • root
  • seed
  • stem
  • well

bug

noun. bacterium, microorganism

bugs

noun. bacterium, microorganism
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